YANK US 1944 12 29 (PDF)




Vol. 3 No. 28

Two GIs Tell How Their B-29s Bombed Tokyo ……. Cover : Superfort Gunner ….. The grinning GI looking out of the rear hatch of his B-29 is Sgt. J. I. Chabot of Dearborn, Mich., senior gunner. The picture was made by YANK’s Sgt. Lou Stoumen in China where the pioneer B-29 missions were based. For eyewitness stories of the first Superfort raid on Tokyo see pages 2, 3, 4 and 5.

1944 A review of a year on the home front

1st Sergeant Stein and The Dress Business

Battalion Aid Station

Campaign on Leyte

Close-Up of the Coach of the Year

Jap’s-Eye View of the U.S.

Night Raid Off Genoa

Skirmish in the Vosges

Visit to Tokyo

Mail Call


The Poets Cornered

Yank Pin-up Girl : Colleen Townsend

Yanks at Home Abroad